Donald Hall, the 14th U.S. Poet Laureate and one of the most celebrated poets in America will read and discuss his work. New musical settings, commissioned by Works & Process, of Hall's poetry by Drew Baker, George Lewis, David Del Tredici, Joshua Schmidt and Charles Wuorinen are performed for the first time. Perfomers include Judith Bettina, Robert Frankenberry, Mary Nessinger, and Tom Meglioranza. A reception with the artists follows.